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Records and Documents Management

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IBM releases IBM Enterprise Records v5.2

IBM announced the release of IBM Enterprise Records v5.2, the latest version of it's ERM application. It sports a new user interface designed to reduce the number of clicks needed to complete records management tasks and improve overall efficiency.

Spotlight: What to consider before an EMM purchase

Larry Dignan,  ZDNet' s Editor-In-Chief, says enterprise mobility management is a thick soup of components that range from security to document management.

A behind the scenes look at a UK records management department

Ellie Pilmoor, a  Portsmouth (UK) News reporter, recently went behind the scenes at The Association of Chief Police Officers Criminal Records Office, or Acro, to learn more about how its records management systems keep residents safe. 

Public Records Act and ax grinders: Who wins when worlds collide?

Government transparency and Freedom of Information Act laws are great--until someone has an axe to grind. 

'Dirty data' could lead to multitude of open data issues

Open data is a big part of government transparency initiatives throughout the world but Senior Public Sector Specialist Victoria Lemieux says data quality issues could hamper even the best intentions.

House approves legislation protecting federal docs and email

The House has approved an important piece of legislation that makes it a crime to destroy federal documents and records, including email and other official communication. The Federal Records Accountability Act, introduced by U.S. Rep Mark Meadows, passed unanimously.  

South Dakota says government email exempt from public access

South Dakota sure has an interesting statewide policy regarding email retention in its governmental offices: delete with extreme prejudice.  

Patients don't own health record data

There's a lot of activity surrounding the implementation of electronic health records but one thing that doesn't get talked about much is who owns the data EHRs contain. One would assume it's the patient. One would be wrong.  

Convincing workers to part with unneeded data

Corporate attorneys Judy Selby and James Sherer put together an interesting blog post examining why it's so difficult for employees to part with old email, documents and other unneeded data. They liken the behavior to hoarding, offering some insight into the reasons behind it and how you can help your workers rationalize getting rid of detritus there's no longer any reason to keep.

Recommind integrates Axcelerate with EMC SourceOne

Information intelligence vendor Recommind announced last week the integration of its eDiscovery platform Axcelerate with EMC SourceOne archiving software. The new setup allows SourceOne users to safely move documents around between apps, in the cloud or in a licensed environment.